I’m interested in mentoring people from:

  • company logo
    University of Phoenix
  • U
    University of Phoenix-San Antonio Campus
  • company logo
    Idea Charter School
  • S
    Sylvan Tutoring for Austin Independent School District
  • P
    Public School Teaching Experiences (K-12)
  • S
    Sylvan Learning of South Austin
  • company logo
    Austin Independent School District
  • E
    Edwards University
  • L
    Linder Elementary
  • W
    Winn Elementary
  • T
    Title 1
  • S
    St. Edwards's University
  • G
    Gross Vaughn Reading Center
  • company logo
    University of Texas
  • U
    University of Incarnate Word
  • U
    University of Texas at Austin TEA District Auditor
  • A
    Allison Elementary
  • W
    Webb Middle School
  • C
    Cook Elementary
  • O
    Ortega Elementary
  • W
    Williams Elementary
  • C
    City of Iowa High School, Iowa City
  • H
    HAPA
  • R
    Rosedale Elementary
  • U
    University of Texas at Austin
  • Other (non-profits, Meetups, industry associations)

Velma Afanador-Perez

Austin, Texas

Instructional Coach/Interventionist

Manor Independent School District

Professor/Student teacher supervisor/ Reading/Special Education/Bilingual/Bilingual Special Education

Proactive, high energy teacher/leader/administrator with 34 years of proven ability to optimizing learning in multi-cultural and linguistic settings via the innovative integration of multimedia, the sharing of ideas, and by providing a framework that inspires cognitive development in learners of all ages and from diverse linguistic, cultural and professional levels. Software proficiency includes Blackboard, Microsoft Word,

Specialties

check markEducation Administration

check markTeaching

Where I've Worked
M

Oct 2014 – Present

Instructional Coach/Interventionist

Manor Independent School District
University of Phoenix logo

Jan 2013 – Present

Adjunct Professsor

University of Phoenix
U

Aug 2019 – Dec 2019

Adjunct professor/student teacher supetvisor

University of Phoenic
M

Aug 2019 – Dec 2019

Reading Interventionest/Researcher

Meadows Teaching Center University of Austin
M

Aug 2019 – Dec 2019

Reading Interventionist/Researcher

Meadows Institute at University of Texas at Austin
University of Phoenix logo

Aug 2019 – Dec 2019

Student Teacher Supervisor

University of Phoenix
U

Jan 2012 – Jun 2014

Adjunct professor

University of Phoenix-San Antonio Campus
Idea Charter School logo

Jan 2013 – Jan 2014

Permanent Teacher substitute

Idea Charter School
S

Jan 2013 – Jan 2014

Sylvan Tutoring for Austin Independent School District
P

Jan 2013 – Jan 2014

Public School Teaching Experiences (K-12)
Idea Charter School logo

Jan 2013 – Jan 2014

Observer seminar

Idea Charter School
S

Aug 2010 – May 2012

Bilingual Reading and Math Teacher

Sylvan Learning of South Austin
Austin Independent School District logo

Aug 2009 – May 2012

Dual Bilingual Teacher

Austin Independent School District
E

Jan 2008 – Jan 2012

Edwards University
L

Jan 2009 – Jan 2011

Bilingual Inclusion First Grade Teacher

Linder Elementary
L

Jan 2010 – Dec 2010

Linder Elementary
Austin Independent School District logo

Oct 2003 – Jun 2009

Bilingual Literacy Supervisor

Austin Independent School District
W

Jan 2005 – Jan 2009

Bilingual Special Education Resource Teacher

Winn Elementary
E

Jan 2006 – Jan 2008

Accelerated Coordinator/Supervisor

Edwards University
T

Jan 2006 – Jan 2008

Adjunct professor

Title 1
Austin Independent School District logo

Jan 2006 – Jan 2008

Accelerated Coordinator/Supervisor

Austin Independent School District
E

Jan 2003 – Jan 2008

Adjunct professor

Edwards University
T

Jan 2003 – Jan 2008

Austin Independent School District Bilingual Reading Specialist/Coach

Title 1
S

Aug 2006 – May 2007

Education Adjunct Professor

St. Edwards's University
E

Jan 2006 – Dec 2006

Pre-K Bilingual Literacy Teacher

Edwards University
M

Jan 2006 – Dec 2006

Pre-K Bilingual Literacy Teacher

Manor Independent School District
G

Jan 2003 – Jan 2004

Researcher/Coordinator for Spotlight Reading Project

Gross Vaughn Reading Center

Jan 2002 – Jan 2003

Austin Vaugn Reading Center Professor

University of Texas logo

Jan 1998 – Jan 2003

Student Teacher Supervisor

University of Texas
University of Texas logo

Jan 1997 – Jan 2003

Full Time Assistant Professor

University of Texas
U

Jan 1997 – Jan 2003

Full Time Assistant Professor

University of Incarnate Word
U

Jan 1998 – Dec 1998

Student Teacher Supervisor

University of Incarnate Word
U

Jun 1995 – May 1998

Lecturer

University of Incarnate Word
University of Texas logo

Jan 1995 – Jan 1998

Austin-Instructor

University of Texas
University of Texas logo

Jan 1995 – Jan 1998

Austin- Student Teacher

University of Texas
University of Texas logo

Jan 1995 – Jan 1998

Visiting Professor

University of Texas
U

Jan 1995 – Jan 1998

Instructor

University of Texas at Austin TEA District Auditor
U

Jan 1995 – Jan 1998

Student Teacher supervisor and seminar instructor

University of Texas at Austin TEA District Auditor
U

Jan 1995 – Jan 1998

Visiting Professor

University of Incarnate Word
University of Texas logo

Jan 1995 – Dec 1995

Administrative, Supervisor, Researcher, Coordinator, Program Eva

University of Texas
U

Jan 1995 – Dec 1995

Supervisor, Researcher, Coordinator, Program Evaluator

University of Texas at Austin TEA District Auditor
A

Jan 1983 – Jan 1995

Bilingual Special Education Teacher Resource

Allison Elementary
W

Jan 1985 – Dec 1985

Reading/Vocational Teacher for Goodwill Sp. Ed and At Risk stud

Webb Middle School
W

Jan 1985 – Dec 1985

Reading/Vocational Teacher for Goodwill Sp

Webb Middle School
C

Jan 1983 – Dec 1983

Reading teacher for at Risk Students

Cook Elementary
O

Jan 1981 – Jan 1983

Intermediate Reading Specialist

Ortega Elementary
O

Jan 1981 – Jan 1983

Intermediate Reading Specialist/Reading Lab

Ortega Elementary
W

Jan 1981 – Dec 1981

Bilingual Reading Teacher

Williams Elementary
C

Jan 1980 – Jan 1981

City of Iowa High School, Iowa City
H

Jan 1980 – Dec 1980

Teacher/Supervisor/work Placement of Vietnamese Student

HAPA
R

Jan 1975 – Jan 1980

Intermediate Special Education Teacher Resource

Rosedale Elementary
Where I've Studied

2002

PhD, Education

University of Texas at Austin

1995

MA, Multicultural/Bilingual Special Education

University of Texas at Austin

1980

BA, Psychology

University of Texas at Austin

1975

BS, Special Education/Elementary

Texas state

PhD, Teacher Education

University of Texas at Austin

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